March 9, 2010 Resources

Information provided by Jim Hamilton, President Okanagan College:

  1. A document entitled “Re-imagining Community Colleges in the 21st Century: A Student-Centred Approach to Higher Education” by Brian Posser and John Levin (2009). The article can be found here. This document is a brief assessment of many issues and trends affecting colleges. Although its focus is the American system, many of the issues resonate in Canada too.

  2. A book focusing on the applied baccalaureate, The Community College Baccalaureate: Emerging Trends and Policy Issues. Ed. Deborah L. Floyd, Michael L. Skolnik & Kenneth P. Walker (Virginia,2005). Published by Stylus Publishing. This book is an overview of the development of baccalaureate offerings in the USA and Canada.